Starr-Mathews Agency, Inc. is a locally owned independent insurance agency
that has served Northwest Georgia since 1920. The principals include James S. Mathews, W. Craig Mashburn, and
Robert M. McGlon.
Founded in 1920...
This agency has been built on a solid foundation of integrity, honesty, and
hard work. Jim Mathews' grandfather, James H. Starr, started the agency in 1920 to serve the community of Calhoun,
Georgia. In 1953 Mr. Starr was joined by his son in law, Bill D. Mathews. The agency expanded to include offices
throughout Northwest Georgia. As the third generation family member, Jim Mathews joined the agency in
An Independent Agency...
As an independent agency Starr-Mathews represents over fifty financially
sound insurance companies and specialty markets. Through our core values and these company partnerships we act as
advocates for our customers in the insurance market for their various insurance needs. We offer insurance
knowledge, competitive pricing, and a commitment to meet the needs and objectives of our customers.
The success of our agency is directly related to the quality of service
given by our highly trained employees. We currently have over thirty employees who specialize in personal,
commercial, life and health insurance coverages. We also have a separate claims department to assist our customers
in the event of a loss. Our staff, with an average tenure of over ten years, is dedicated to providing our
customers with the best service available.
Starr-Mathews Agency is headquartered in Calhoun, Georgia, and has branch
offices in Cartersvillle, Dalton, and Rome.